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As the movie "Clean, Shaven", it shows the mental condition from the inside. In this case, 'autism' is depicted from the mind of it's main character.
It's true that actors are over-aged. But despite some limitations, it does reflect well the mind and the deep painful inside-world of an autistic person.
The fact that a lot of people don't understand the movie, just reflects the difficulties that "normal" people have to understand autism. Society must embrace special individuals.
Not since Grease have I seen such an egregious use of over-age actors to play high school kids.
It loses all its credibility because of the
to see which of your friends have seen this movie!